Today, iconic fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger is the founder and lead designer of his eponymousclothing company, which does about $6.5 billion in annual sales.
In an era of ultra low interest rates, ever tightening regulation and steep legacy fines, times are tough for banks. But taxpayer-backed RBS, which has not made a full-year profit since 2007 and has seen shares slide 36 per cent in the year to date, is having a particularly rough ride. This is largely through problems of its own making.
The amount of taxes generated by the UK’s banking sector has risen to £34.2bn in the year to March, underscoring the importance of financial services to the wider economy. The figures, revealed today, have generated fresh calls to defend the City during upcoming Brexit negotiations.
Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised to small business customers as it revealed a £400m bill to compensate them for poor treatment in the wake of the banking crisis.
Britain’s top companies should ensure that more women make it on to executive committees as well as into boardrooms, a government-backed review has recommended.
Tesco Bank has revealed that the “unprecedented” attack on its online accounts at the weekend resulted in the loss of £2.5m. The banking arm of the supermarket chain also revised down the number of accounts from which money was removed from 20,000 to 9,000 and announced that banking services had been restored for all its customers.
Manchester United have some of the best young talent in the game.
Tottenham defender Kevin Wimmer says the team are on the up.
Veteran West Ham United defender James Collins has made a worrying admission about the club's controversial new home.
Liverpool are currently top of the Premier League table.